(Of a person, action, or idea) showing a willingness to take risks; confident and courageous. A bold typeface or letter.
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Never sing in chorus, if you want to be heard.
J. F. Archibald
When you apply the word power to a man, it means strong and bold - very positive
attributes. When you use it to describe a woman, it suggests bitchy, insensitive, hard.
What is a rebel? A man who says no.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
If a lady says No, she means Perhaps; if she says Perhaps, she means Yes; if she says Yes, she is no Lady.
If a diplomat says Yes, he means Perhaps; if he says Perhaps, he means No; if he says No, he is no Diplomat.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the
man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly.
One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
It is better to be impetuous than circumspect. Experience shows that
(fortune) is more often subdued by men who do this than by those who act coldly.
To be a leader in this new economy, you have to love risk - which means patterning your
life on the heroic, not on the strategic. Acting boldly is better than acting knowingly.
He was a bold man that first eat an oyster.
But, the bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is
before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it.
If you're going to be thinking only one thing, you might as well be thinking big.
The timid man yearns for full value and asks a tenth. The bold man strikes for double value and compromises on par.